This course introduces the basic concepts around the recognition and immediate response to the deteriorating patient. It’s aimed at clinicians from various fields who are new to working with deteriorating children, offering a foundation to build upon in practice.
This course is recommended for clinicians new to paediatrics who need an introduction to the process for managing a deteriorating paediatric patient. This needs to be supported by further local training and support.
On completion of this module, participants will be able to:
The course will take approximately 60 minutes to complete.
On successful completion of the assessments you can download a certificate of completion.
This course adheres to South Australian (SA Health) guidelines and Australian National Standards.
The principles described in the course can however be applied to any health care setting.
If you practice outside South Australia it is your responsibility to refer to the specific requirements of your local health authority.
This course aligns with the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards, Second Edition – Standards 1, 2, 5, 6 & 8..